Black Sheep Touring Company specialises in guiding small flexible personalised group tours throughout New Zealand. Our Experience tours combine fine dining and luxury accommodations. Our Adventurer tours offer modern accommodations which serve as comfortable, convenient bases while out exploring. Both tour types combine with the best of the culture, scenery and activities New Zealand has to offer. We involve you in the country, letting you experience places larger groups will never see. We immerse you in ever-changing, stunning scenery that continues to amaze throughout your visit. We take you on activities that will challenge and excite you, leaving you breathless and thrilled. Our three week Experience New Zealand tour covers both the North and South Island of New Zealand. This tour can also be split into a 9 day North Island tour and a 14 day South Island tour. Activities to be enjoyed on this tour include sailing in the Bay of Islands, hiking with a naturalist through the rainforests of the Coromandel Peninsula, a visit to an active volcano, interaction with the indigenous people of New Zealand, the Maori, in the form of a hangi (Maori feast), visit to the world class Te Papa museum, sea kayaking in the Abel Tasman National Park, whale watching and swimming with the seals, hiking on the stunning Kaikoura Peninsula, an overnight stay on a sheep farm, the world famous TransAlpine train journey across the Southern Alps, helicopter flight over the glaciers of the South Island, and overnight boat trip in the majestic fiords of Fiordland National Park. Our two week Adventurer Hakari tour concentrates on the South Island of New Zealand. This tour can also be split into an 8 or 9 day South Island tour. Activities to be enjoyed on this tour include dolphin swimming and whale watching in Kaikoura, sea kayaking in Abel Tasman National Park, a guided ice hike on the Fox Glacier, Haast River jet boat excursion, overnight cruise in Fiordland, guided nature exploration of rare Hoiho penguins and Hooker's sea lions on beautiful Otago Peninsula and an interpretive boat trip on the Tasman Glacier terminal lake.
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